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James Wood, comp.  Dictionary of Quotations.  1899.
  Everything, even piety, is dangerous in a man without judgment.  1
  Fame is the advantage of being known by people of whom you yourself know nothing, and for whom you care as little.  2
  Gaiety is the soul’s health; sadness is its poison.  3
  Is it not astonishing that the love of repose keeps us in continual agitation?  4
  None are rash when they are not seen by anybody.  5
  To be vain of one’s rank or place is to disclose that one is below it.  6

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